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14:40
14:40

Pictorial; Parliament Albinism Charity Walk 2020 parliament week

More than 50 million Shillings was also raised to support the construction of the Rehabilitation Centre for Persons living with Albinism.
11:23
11:23

Pictorial: Police Officers Trained on POMA in Arua

The residential training held at Mvara SS focused on enhancing officers’ ability to understand professional management of public disorder, familiarize police officers with equipment for public order management and enhance their knowledge on Human rights ahead of the 2021 general elections.
11:38
11:38

Pictorial: Professor Monica Chibita Delivers Professorial Inaugural Lecture mass communication Top story

Dr Monica B Chibita, one of Uganda's media scholars is now a full professor. On Friday, she delivered her professorial inaugural lecture at a fully packed Nkoyoyo hall at Uganda Christian University where she is the head of the Journalism and Communication Department.
15:34
15:34

Pictorial: Police Battles People Power Supporters in Kasangati

Kyagulanyi intends to contest for the presidency when Uganda returns to the polls in 2021. This morning, he was arrested alongside Bugiri Municipality Member of parliament Asuman Basalirwa, Kawempe North MP Latif Ssebaggala, Tonny Ssempebwa, the Kasangati LC III Chairperson and one Waiswa Mufumbira.
16:26
16:26

Pictorial: Vetting of New Ministers Parliament

Raphael Magyezi, the Igara East MP who was appointed Minister of Local Government was the first to appear before the committee followed by Judith Nabakooba, the Mityana Woman MP and former Police Spokesperson who was appointed Minister for Information, Communication and Technology (ICT).
16:33
16:33

Pictorial: New Year Prayers at Namirembe and All Saints Cathedral

The Most Rev. His Grace Stanley Ntagali, the Archbishop of the Church of Uganda led his last New Year Day as Archbishop service at Saint Paul's Cathedral Namirembe, where he preached against commercialization of politics.
12:06
12:06

Pictorial: The New Year Fete as Captured from Kampala Streets

Before midnight, hundreds of Christians thronged places of worship, however after midnight bars were filled to capacity by excited revellers who started drinking all brands of alcohol to commemorate the end of 2019 and usher in 2020.
08:14
08:14

Pictorial: New Year Celebrations in Kampala Kanda Bongo Man

At Sheraton Hotel, thousands of music enthusiasts converged for a musical concert featuring legendary Congolese star Kanda Bongo Man.
16:19
16:19

Pictorial: UPDF 10 Day Countrywide Recruitment Exercise Starts UPDF recruitment Top story

Prospective applicants must be Ugandans aged between 18 and 25 years (regular recruits) while professional recruits are required to be between 18 and 30 years.
15:27
15:27

Pictorial: Christians Converge at Places of Worship to Celebrate Christmas 2019 christmas Top story

Hundreds of Christians gathered at different places of worship to celebrate Christmas amid tight security.
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14:16

Pictorial: Decorations Ahead of Christmas Celebration Top story

Christmas is celebrated annually on December 25th to mark the birth of Jesus Christ. Ahead of the D-day, celebrants take to different places to shop for the festivities and their loved ones, something that partly explains why different business centers decorate to attract customers.
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10:41

Pictorial: A Visit to Tiira Mining Sites, Busia

The artisanal Miners under Busia United Artisanal and Small Scale Miners Association and Tiira Small Scale Mining Association-TISMA are specifically pointing out Busia Resident District Commissioner, Hassan Kato Matanda for deploying, the army at the Tiira mining site to harass them.
07:48
07:48

Pictorial: European Union Envoys Visit Kiprotich National High Altitude Training Centre

The Ambassadors kicked off their day with a tour of a demonstration farm of Joel Cherop supported by the Netherlands at Kapenjuria Village in Kapchorwa village. They could later visit the Kiprotich National High Altitude Training Centre at Teryet, Kapchorwa where they toured the facility and engaged with World Cross Country champion Joshua Cheptegei, Olympic marathon champion Stephen Kiprotich, 2019 World Athletics gold medalist Halima Nakayi, middle distance runner Winnie Nanyondo and others.
19:42
19:42

Pictorial: EU Ambassadors Tour Tororo Solar Plant, Malaba One Stop Border Post Top story

On Tuesday, the team met human rights activists at Mt. Elgon Hotel in Mbale before moving out to visit the Tororo Solar Power Plant that was launched in 2017. However, the envoys learnt that the prevailing rainy weather has affected the production capacity of the plant currently producing less than 4 megawatts a day instead of 10MW.
07:54
07:54

Pictorial: EU Ambassadors Retreat Kicks Off in Mbale Henk Jan Bakker Top story

On Monday, the Ambassadors met Mbale district officials, the District Police Commander, Resident District Commissioner and others in a closed door meeting. They also met the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party leaders in the district.
06:42
06:42

Pictorial: 2019 Fish Festival

Funded by GIZ, the festival attracted researchers and experts from government organizations like National Fisheries Research Institute and Makerere university School of agriculture who sensitized participants on acceptable fishing methods and how best to improve on their aquaculture practices.
17:54
17:54

Pictorial: Kadaga, Ethiopian Counterpart Meet

During his meeting with Kadaga, they agreed to further cooperation in the oil and energy sector, which both countries are currently pursuing. They also pledged to cooperate on the exploitation and development of solar energy.
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